from Act II, Scene I of the German opera Die Zauberflöte
by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto: Emanuel Schikaneder
, high priest of Isis and Osiris
Voice Part: bass Fach: heavy bass
Setting: A hall in the Sarastro's temple
Synopsis: As Papageno and Tamino enter the trials to join their holy order, Sarastro prays that they will be watched over during the trials.